Upgrade Your Travel Experience With Airport Lounge Access

After traveling to 12 countries with a young daughter, I know spending time in airports can be stressful.  But there are a few ways you can make your pre-flight experience more enjoyable.  For my family, having complimentary airport lounge access puts us at ease and helps us save money!   The Sakura Lounge in Osaka, Japan Had A Quiet…

Earn Points Faster By Pooling With Family With These Reward Programs

Nobody likes the feeling of being a few thousand points short of a free flight or hotel night. Some airlines offer the option of purchasing the remainder to make up the difference. While other rewards programs don’t offer the option of using cash for the difference which can be rather annoying.  A great tip for…

How To Reach Airlines Via Social Media

As social media becomes more of a common thread for all of today’s communication, it is no surprise that major airlines around the world have adopted to communicating via media platforms like Facebook and Twitter. They even provide support to their passengers over social media. If you are in a middle of a travel-related emergency,…

Get Airport Lounge Access With These 6 Cards

We all love traveling, but let’s be honest, it can be a  real pain sometimes. Taking off our shoes and removing your laptop never ceases to annoy anybody. The airports always seem to be crowded and the mediocre food is expensive.     With all the omnipresent anxiety in the airport, there are some options…

Which Credit Cards Help You Avoid Baggage Fees?

I feel old saying this, but there used to be a time when you could check a bag on any airline for free. Present day, it will cost you at least $25 per bag on almost all domestic flights. Each airline has its own policies and some will even charge you for carry-on bags(cough.. Spirit). Here are…

Book East Coast to Europe With 4 Stopovers using Asia Miles

One of the most amazing things about the Asia Miles award program is the ability to make  up to 4 stopovers on a single round-trip award. Along with Amex Membership Rewards, SPG and Citi ThankYou Rewards also partner with Asia Miles. Use cards like the Starwood Preferred Guest® Credit Card from American Express or Citi ThankYou Premier Card…